Family Day is upon us and most of us will have various activities scheduled with our families for the weekend, which may include skiing, skating, tobogganing, visiting and travelling. No matter what you have planned, please make safety a part of your weekend.
The Park Derochie safety department has developed a fun, interactive, simple way to encourage a safety conversation with members of your family this weekend called “Let’s Talk Safety.”
As an added bonus, participate in this conversation and you could win a $50 gift certificate to the place of your choosing.
How Does It Work?
Commonly asked questions:
Q. Who is the contest for?
A. Any and all PD employees and families.
Q. What if I don’t have children?
A. Does not have to be your child, can be any young relative.
Q. What store is the gift card for?
A. It will be for the individual winner to decide.
Q. Do we have to do this?
A. No this is an optional activity
Q. Can my child or relative enter into all three age categories?
A. No, they must only enter into the appropriate age category
Q. Do I get 100 points for each entry for my family?
A. No, you only get 100 points regardless of the number of entries.
Q. What if I can’t print the contest?
A. Ask your foreman to print it for you or pick it up from the Safety Department.
If you have any other questions please feel free to call or e-mail anyone in the PDI Safety Department or email Marketing@ParkDerochie.com.
The Alberta Construction Safety Association is a non-profit organization funded and directed by industry. The Association consists of construction industry volunteers supported by a team of professionals based out of offices in Edmonton and in Calgary. All the people involved with the ACSA, from the origin of the idea to the present, share a common vision: through cooperative efforts of all those involved, the construction environment in Alberta will be the safest anywhere.
The ”Pacesetter“ Award is presented to individuals in recognition of their dedication and outstanding contributions to the success of the ACSA. Congratulations to Blaine Tchir, Park Derochie's corporate safety officer, on receiving this year's award.
Park Derochie has received the Alberta Construction Safety Association 2004 Trailblazer Award. This award recognizes organizations in the ACSA who have demonstrated their commitment to improving health & safety in the construction industry.
Edmonton, AB – March 15, 2016 – PD Group of Companies Inc. was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2015 for excellence in business performance. The Best Managed program recognizes Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth.
Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies that have implemented world-class business practices and created value in innovative ways. Applicants are evaluated by an independent judging panel on overall business performance, including leadership, strategy, core competencies, cross-functional collaboration throughout organization, and talent. Program sponsors are Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Smith School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums. For further information, visit www.bestmanagedcompanies.ca.
“Best Managed companies embrace innovation, seize opportunities and inspire talent. They really set the bar high,” said Peter Brown, Partner, Deloitte and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program.
PD GROUP OF COMPANIES is a family of progressive and diverse companies serving clients Canada Wide from five locations in Western Canada.
PD Group includes PD Canada Inc., Park Derochie Inc., Park Derochie Coatings (Saskatchewan) Inc., Park Derochie (Seaside) Coatings Inc. PD Properties & Rentals Inc., and PD Management & Services Inc.
This year marks the 60th Anniversary of our flagship company, Park Derochie Inc. The longevity, success and growth that has been achieved is a testament to the dedication of our founders, owners, employees and business partners. An unwavering belief that 'Loyalty begets Loyalty' is what drives our commitment to continual improvement of services for our clients and programs for our employees. We are honored that this commitment has led to the Group of Companies selection as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.
“CIBC congratulates PD Group of Companies Inc. on being named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies – a reflection of its strong leadership, sound business planning and focus on growth,” said Jon Hountalas, Executive Vice-President, Business and Corporate Banking, CIBC. “We’re proud to celebrate this outstanding achievement and applaud the entire team for their contributions to the Canadian marketplace.”
For more information view the National Post article, 'Family culture’ generates six decades of steady growth'.
The Suncor Turnaround Management Team, following a nomination by JISL TA Manager Shaun Ambrose, has thanked our 2014 Spring Project Park Derochie Inc. Painting crew for their dedication and safety and has recognized them by awarding Park Derochie the Suncor Team Recognition Award.
The nomination and additional words of praise came from the Jacobs Industrial Services Ltd. Team thanking them for exceptional administration and execution of high quality safe work.
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